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Congrats!!!BJ21 wrote:FINAL UPDATE
NCS or Postal: NCS
Date of submission: 15th November 2010
Payment debited on: 17th November 2010
Date of receipt of acknowledgement: 26th November 2010 (dated 18/11/2010)
Date of approval: 2nd December 2010
Date of receipt of Approval and invitation of ceremony: 10th December 2010
Date of ceremony: 23rd December 2010 (Private)
Date of Passport application: 29th December 2010 (C & S Post Office)
Date of Receipt of documents 6th January 2011
IPS letter for interview received: 6th January 2011
Date of Interview: 7th January 2011 (Manchester)
Receipt of passport: 11th January 2011 (11.1.11)
Found this forum to be invaluable.
Wish a very good luck to all other applicants who are still waiting for their approvals...
IMHO, acknowledgement letter is quite redundant piece of kit and tells you nothing bar your referrence number. But you don't need your referrence number as according to UKBA you shouldn't even contact them within 6 months from the date of sending out your application.osterly wrote:HI All
i sumbited my AN application on 20th Dec payment taken on 05/01/11 no ackonweldgement letter yet any idea guys (or just lost in the post )
Shall i ring Nationality dept (liverpool) reg this or shall i wait bit more
wp_to_tier1_168 wrote:Final timeline
NCS or Postal: NCS
Criteria: 5 yrs wp/Tier1 + 1 yr ILR (myself and a uk-born Child)
Date of submission: 1st Dec 2010
Date reached HO: 2nd Dec 2010
Date of Debit Card deduction: 8th Dec 2010
Date of receipt of acknowledgment letter: 11th Dec (Dated 7th Dec)
Date of receipt of approval & ceremony invitation letter: 24th Dec (Dated 16th Dec)
Date of ceremony: 4th Jan 2011 (private, booked on 24th Dec 2010)
Date of passport application: 6th Jan (special delivery)
Date of interview: 12th Jan (booked on 11th Jan)
Date of receipt of documents: 14th Jan
Date of receipt of interview letter: 15th Jan (dated 11th Jan)
Date of receipt of passport: 18th Jan (new version, issued 12th Jan)
The whole process took seven weeks.
Massive thanks to all on this forum for the tramendous informaiton and help!!! Best luck to those who are awaiting!